Isabelle de Rixton

about 1360–after 1386 (Age 26)
Rixton, Lancashire, England

The Life of Isabelle

When Isabelle de Rixton was born about 1360, in Rixton, Lancashire, England, her father, William de Rixton, was 23 and her mother, Isabel de Warrington, was 19. She married John de Towneley in 1382, in Towneley, Lancashire, England. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died after 1386, in Burnley, Lancashire, England, at the age of 27.

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Family Time Line

John de Towneley
Isabelle de Rixton
Marriage: 1382
Matilda de Towneley
Sir Richard de Towneley I, Baron

Spouse and Children

Towneley, Lancashire, England


Parents and Siblings



World Events (1)

1382 · Wycliffe's Bible

Age 22

John Wycliffe, English theologian and professor at the University of Oxford, completed a translation of the Bible from the Latin Vulgate into Middle English. This translation is known as Wycliffe's Bible and was completed around 1382.

Name Meaning

Indian: variant of Dey .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Isabel De Rixton - death: 27 March 1401; Burnley, Lancashire, England
  • Legacy NFS Source: Isabel De Rixton - birth-name: Isabel Rixton
  • Legacy NFS Source: Isabel De Rixton - birth: 1360; Towneley, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

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